Topics: Fundraising

Shift to Alternative Assets Gathers Pace

Shift to Alternative Assets Gathers Pace

Institutional investors are turning into alternative assets. The worldwide trend of opting for investments such as property, infrastructure, private equity and hedge funds has been gathering pace since last year. The shift to alternative assets has also driven up valuations of these illiquid assets – concern over returns is starting to mount up.   Alternative assets under management increasing   [...]

Smaller and Newer Real Estate Fund Outperformance Soars

Smaller and Newer Real Estate Fund Outperformance ...

New research from Preqin demonstrates that despite a greater concentration of capital being raised among larger private real estate funds in recent years, smaller funds have often outperformed larger funds. Commercial real estate is one of the areas that can be listed in DealMarket’s online platform, and therefore DealMarket Digest’s editor is occasionally covering research into that segment.   Funds [...]